Company renews commitment to customers with added RAW support and feature improvements
VICTORIA, British Columbia, April. 27, 2006. ACD Systems International Inc. (TSX: ASA), today announced updates to its two flagship products, ACDSee 8 Photo Manager and ACDSee Pro Photo Manager. The enhancements are designed to improve speed, performance and productivity, and include advanced support for RAW formats that meet and exceed industry demands.
London, April 25, 2006. Anness Publishing Ltd. launchedPractical Pictures Ltd., a picture
library that has opened up its vast resource of thousands of practical
lifestyle images and text. Anness Publishing has been producing high-quality
illustrated books for over 15 years to publish under its world-wide
Lorenz, Aquamarine and Southwater imprints. During
that time over 3,000 separate titles have been created, featuring more
than 500,000 colour photographs and artworks specially taken and
While Anness Publishing has sold images in the past,
the creation of this focused picture library has fused a traditional
book-based image resource with leading-edge technology, making an
immense stock of photographs, artwork and text available online for the
Odessa, Ukraine, April 26th, 2006. BeLight
Software releases freeware Image Tricks 2.0. New version allows users to create unique
images using image generator feature and apply various Tiger Core visual effects. The
results can be used as backgrounds, web-design illustrations, for print materials and
more. From now Image Tricks is also available in Pro version (priced at $9.95), which
contains 6 additional image generators.
Bradenton, FL, April 24, 2006. ImageVortex.com is pleased to announce a hand
picked royalty-free image collection that is aimed to compete with rights
managed collections, traditionally known for their utmost quality. Rights
managed (also known as RM) stock image collections have always been referred
to as the ultimate source of highest quality imagery for most business
needs. But they are often much more expensive than images available on a
royalty-free basis. Aside of price considerations, customers tend to like
the fact that royalty-free images can be used more than once and do not
require additional royalty payments after initial purchase.
Fourth Quarter Revenue Increases 38% Driven by Strong Organic Growth
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., April 26, 2006. a21, Inc. ("a21")
(OTCBB: ATWO), a leading online digital content marketplace for
creative professionals, today reported its financial results for the
fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2005.
NEW YORK, April 26, 2006. ShutterStock(TM) (www.ShutterStock.com),
the largest subscription-based stock photo agency in the world,
announced today that ShutterStock Footage(TM) is now LIVE at
footage.shutterstock.com. ShutterStock Footage is a resource for
premium, royalty-free video footage. The launch represents another
milestone for ShutterStock, the first among their competitors to branch
from still photography into video, in a year marked by tremendous
ONASIA DIGITAL KEYWORDS NATIONAL GALLERY OF LONDON COLLECTION
BANGKOK, Thailand, April 26th, 2006. As it prepares to launch an upgrade of its online picture service this May, the National Gallery’s Picture Library in London has announced that it worked with Bangkok-based keywording company OnAsia Digital (www.onasiadigital.com) to index its imagery. The project involved adding comprehensive keyword sets to digital reproductions of some of the world's most famous works of art.
Philadelphia, PA, April 25, 2006. While remaining committed to seeking legislative solutions to the
Orphan Works issue, ASMP´s board of directors is also seeking
technology and business solutions to be utilized by visual
"Our members need new tools and services to deal with Orphan
Works and the expanding digital marketplace. We must make it
easier for rights holders to be located." says newly elected ASMP
president Clem Spalding.
25 Apr 2006. Getty Images today announced that it has signed a four-year agreement with The European Tour. This exclusive agreement will enable The European Tour to access and incorporate Getty Images’ broad golf content into a wide variety of communication tools, including The European Tour Website (www.europeantour.com), the prestigious European Tour Yearbook, and all their below-the-line campaigns over the next four years. The European Tour will also benefit from imagery captured from assignments specifically undertaken by Getty Images at the request of The European Tour.